Category Archives: Innovation

In South Africa, FERMAT’s done well, with a winning shipment to Bell Equipment

February 26, 2019  
FERMAT Horizontal boring mill WFT 11 CNC with FANUC control system_FERMAT Speed Clamp_Robotic tools storage system with KUKA robot_Brno Czechia

Earlier this month, Mr. Jan Kropacek, FERMAT’s sales manager for South Africa, enjoyed a wonderful working vacation in the Rainbow Nation, visiting FERMAT’s customer Bell Equipment, a major manufacturer of mining, construction, agricultural, forestry, and material handling equipment. W. D. Hearn, FERMAT’s dealer and local service partner in South Africa,… Read more »

DMT Marine Equipment, making waves as a leading manufacturer in the world-wide market in marine winches and naval equipment

February 13, 2019  
DMT Marine Equipment_Winches_Manufacturing_Galati Romania

In late January 2019, Mr. Russ Karimov, FERMAT’s sales manager for Romania, closed a deal with DMT Marine Equipment, S.A., on a brand-new floor-type horizontal boring mill, FERMAT’s WF 15 R, set to grace the factory floor of DMT’s ever-expanding operations in Galati, Romania.  Boasting a hefty 150 mm spindle… Read more »

Fresh from the factory floor and out soon on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel: FERMAT’s automatic milling heads—How they’re made

December 18, 2018  
How to make universal milling head_filming the process_Mr. Jakub Kominka guards the set_FERMAT

On a snowy Wednesday last week, FERMAT’s intrepid film crew journeyed to the industrial heartland of modern machine tool manufacturing, to FERMAT’s main factory in Brno, Czech Republic.  Aside from fine camaraderie and great gadgetry, the easygoing visit also offered superb insight into the various parts and procedures required to… Read more »

New video on FERMAT’s CNC 5-axis horizontal milling machine now playing on FERMAT & LUCAS Channel

August 14, 2018  
FERMAT machine tool manufacturer new CNC 5 axis continuous milling machine FGU with Servo drive universal automatic milling head

FERMAT’s new 5-axis horizontal milling machine utilizes FERMAT’s own servo-drive universal automatic milling head (UHAmi SDHS) that rotates ± 180° on 2 axes (A and C), driven by a total of 4 servomotors with pinions, 2 on each rotary axis, master-slave, that eliminates backlash. It has a speed of 5,000… Read more »

Soon to be released; upcoming video on FERMAT’s new 5-axis continuous milling machine equipped with a powerful servo-drive universal automatic milling head (UHAmi SDHS)

June 20, 2018  
FERMAT milling machine_servodrive universal automatic milling head_5 axis continuous milling_FGU video shoot_Brno

On 15 June 2018, FERMAT’s dauntless film crew team travelled all the way to the exotic, mystical, faraway capital of Moravia, Brno, to record FERMAT’s new 5-axis continuous milling machine outfitted with rotary table and a brand-new servo-drive universal automatic milling head (UHAmi SDHS). The video’s in finalization and post-production;… Read more »

Coming Soon to a Theater Near You! From FERMAT’s exciting, fun-filled Prague studio (that doubles as a factory), a new Video on FERMAT’s multifunctional VTL, Turning, Drilling, Milling, and much more.

June 13, 2018  
FERMAT machinery manufacturer of horizontal boirng mills and other machine tools_Vertical turning lathe and milling machining_rated G

At the end of May 2018, FERMAT opened its doors to showcase its new, multifunctional VTL, a vertical turning lathe where its ram’s outfitted with a boring spindle that’s powered by a 64-kW motor cranking out 2,000 Nm of torque, allowing a full range of serious milling and machining. Not… Read more »

Out soon, video exposé on Lakics Gépgyártó Kft., a leader in the field of complex-welded and precisely-machined heavy steel structures

May 29, 2018  
FERMAT Machinery_video shoot_wind turbines_Lakics_Hungary

After the great success of our Nordmark video shot two years ago in Denmark, FERMAT decided to shoot another video exposé in a similar fashion, highlighting the machining and metalworking prowess of a FERMAT customer that’s won accolades, Lakics Gépgyártó Kft. (Lakics), located in the town of Kaposvár, Hungary.  The… Read more »

New Video showing continuous 5-axis CNC milling and machining with FERMAT’s own electric spindle right-angle automatic milling head.

May 22, 2018  
FERMAT Machinery machine tool manufacturer_continuous 5-axis CNC milling and machining_with right angle E-PHAmi electrospindle automatic milling head

FERMAT’s new electric-spindle, right-angle automatic milling head (E-PHAmi) combined with FERMAT’s WFT 13 CNC is the perfect solution for customers looking for a powerful table-type horizontal boring mill with a strong output and continuous 5-axis milling and machining.  It can machine large workpieces of iron and steel weighing up to… Read more »

Jan Kropacek takes a trip to Slovenia, photographs and videos FERMAT’s WFT 15 R with Pick-Up Station built in the Table

April 27, 2018  
FERMAT horizontal boring mills_WFT 15 R_Slovenia

Early in April 2018, Mr. Jan Kropacek, sales manager at FERMAT, visited Tovarna kovinske opreme d.o.o. (TKO), which manufactures components for heavy equipment in the Slovenian town of Murska Sobota. On top of being the capital of the short-lived Republic of Prekmurje in 1919, the municipality boasts an elegant regional museum… Read more »

Casing the joint; FERMAT goes to the town of Dobris to see the sites and visit Bobcat’s new Innovation and Development Center for an upcoming video

April 17, 2018  
FERMAT Machinery_Bobcat_Dobris chateaux

Last week, members of FERMAT’s video production team called on an important customer in the Central Bohemian town of Dobris, located about 40 km south of Prague.  The customer, Bobcat Doosan, recently purchased a shiny, new FERMAT WFT 13 CNC for its innovation and development center, built alongside Bobcat’s extensive manufacturing… Read more »